TheOgun State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old man over the death of 40-year-old Monsurat Idowu, who died after a marathon sex he had with her.
Named Kelvin Micheal, the arrested suspect was arrested on Wednesday August 15 following a complaint by one Benjamin Okereke of the State Hospital Ota area of the state, who was said to have reported matter.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed this in a statement he issued in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, copy of which was sent to The DEFENDER on Thursday.
“The arrest of the suspect was as a result of complaint by one Benjamin Okereke of the State hospital Ota who reported that the suspect brought the deceased to the hospital dead, and since he cannot explain the circumstance that surrounded the death of the deceased, he decided to notify the Police.
“Upon the report, the DPO Onipanu Division, SP Sangobiyi Johnson led his men to the hospital where the man was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the suspect claimed to have met the deceased last month in a bus at Ketu Lagos where they exchanged phone numbers, consequent upon which he invited her to the house of his friend in Ota where the deceased suddenly slumped and died shortly after they finished having sexual intercourse.
“The husband of the deceased, one Idowu Lamidi a commercial driver who was quickly contacted told the Police that he left his wife in the house hale and hearty while going out for work wondering what might lead to her untimely death,” the statement said.
Meanwhile, Oyeyemi said, the Commissioner of Police CP Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered the immediate transfer of the case to Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for discreet investigation; while the deceased corpse has been deposited at the mortuary for post mortem examination.